Hedderwick, James, LLD (M)

b. 18 January 1814. d. 1 December 1897. Nationality: Scottish. VIAF.
Poet, journalist, newspaper editor and publisher. Pseudonym: “J. H.” Born in Govan, Glasgow. Became a print apprentice in his father’s company (James Hedderwick & Son), then moved into journalism, poetry, and newspaper publishing. Assistant editor of *The Scotsman*, and founder of the *Glasgow Citizen*. Biographical information: *ODNB*. (AC)

Poems associated with this person

Total poems: 8
Poem title Date Periodical Roles id #
To The Moon 1838-04-07 Chambers’s Edinburgh Journal Poet 3532
First Grief 1839-06-15 Chambers’s Edinburgh Journal Poet 3731
The Sparrow and the Caged Bird. Founded on an Anecdote Related in the Naturalist’s Magazine 1840-05-30 Chambers’s Edinburgh Journal Poet 4397
The Twin Sisters 1840-10-31 Chambers’s Edinburgh Journal Poet 5233
New Verses on An Old Theme 1841-12-11 Chambers’s Edinburgh Journal Poet 5290
The Sky-Lark 1843-10-28 Chambers’s Edinburgh Journal Poet 5390
Sorrow and Song 1844-11-30 Chambers’s Edinburgh Journal Poet 5478
To A Cowslip 1886 Good Words Poet 5297